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Clean Cities-Georgia Coastal Outreach and AFV Ride & Drive Event

Date: April 24, 2014

Time: 1:00p to 6:30p

Location: Brunswick Golden Isle Chamber of Commerce

Cost: $15 Members & Non-members / Fleet Managers are FREE!

Register Now!

About the Event:

Brunswick-Golden Isle Chamber of Commerce is hosting the Clean Cities-Georgia Coastal Outreach and Alternative Fuel Vehicle (AFV) Ride & Drive Event on April 24, 2014 from 1:00p - 6:30p.

CC-G Executive Director, Don Francis, will be on hand to provide a Regional Outlook for the Coastal area Stakeholders, Fleet Managers and Business Owners. Georgia EPD's Engines and Fuels Unit Manager William Cook, will provide an update on the New Income Tax Credits and Incentives for AFVs.

Industry experts, Ian Skelton and Tricia Bonner with AGL Resources, will provide a Regional Natural Gas Vehicle Fueling Infrastructure update and a Natural Gas Vehicles Overview.

Tom Putnam, Special Projects Manager with The Langdale Company, will provide an overview of South Georgia's first CNG Class 8 Truck and Public CNG Station.

Kris Jessee, Fleet Sales Manager with Langdale Chevrolet, will provide an update of the CNG Vehicles available and share details around Georgia's vehicle purchase contract.

Additionally, several AFVs will be available for each participant to Ride & Drive, including the Chevrolet Silverado bi-fuel, Chevy Cruze bi-fuel, Dodge Ram 2500 bi-fuel, Ford F150 bi-fuel and more.

Join us as we share the latest information on how to apply these alternative fuel technologies on our Coast. A networking reception will follow the information sharing.

Click here for Online registration for this event, $15 entry fee. All Fleet Managers, are FREE, contact This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it for your discount code!

Sponsors

August 20-22, 2014 / Jekyll Island, GA



4th Annual Alternative Fueled Vehicle Roadshow Returns to Georgia

Date: June 17-20 / 23-26, 2014

Location: See schedule below

About the Event: Four years ago, Georgia Public Service Commissioner Tim Echols gathered a few folks together in a room to talk about the benefits of swapping out fuel‐guzzling gas and diesel vehicles for clean, domestically‐ produced fuels like natural gas, propane, electricity and biofuels. Back then, there were only a handful of electric‐ vehicle charging stations in Georgia and almost no natural gas fueling stations. Today the landscape has changed dramatically. As municipal leaders, logistics managers and CFOs look for cost‐saving solutions, clean fuel vehicles are factoring into their decisions. From sanitation trucks and transit vehicles to commuter cars and light trucks, it makes more sense than ever to evaluate alternative fueled vehicles. Utility companies and fueling‐station developers have stepped up to the plate to support vehicle manufacturers. Today, that first small group of pioneers at the Alternative Fuel Vehicle Roadshow has become thousands of supporters.

The Roadshow will be touring Georgia June 17‐26, 2014, stopping at eight (8) cities around the state. Each half‐ day event combines a live outdoor vehicle showcase followed by a two‐hour classroom‐style seminar featuring short presentations by experts from each of the clean fuels and vehicle manufacturers. Utility companies highlight infrastructure development and finance experts detail the ways that capital equipment can be purchased or leased along with other energy efficiency projects. The information that one would typically travel hundreds of miles to see at a multi‐day convention is compacted into one, very relevant, low‐cost seminar in the local community.

Tour Stops:

  • Tuesday, June 17th 9a‐12n | Atlanta Fulton County | Hosted by Georgia International Convention Center
  • Wednesday, June 18th 9a‐12n | Columbia County | Hosted by Evans Government Center
  • Thursday, June 19th 9a‐12n | Warner‐Robins | Hosted by Museum of Aviation
  • Friday, June 20th 2p‐5p | Savannah Convention Center | Hosted by Georgia Municipal Association
  • Monday June 23rd 9a‐12n | Atlanta Cobb County | Hosted by Cobb Energy Performing Arts Center
  • Tuesday June 24th 9a‐12n | Rabun County | Hosted by Clayton City Hall
  • Wednesday, June 25th 9a – 12n | Gainesville | Hosted by Brenau Downtown Center
  • Thursday, June 26th | Columbus Civic and Convention Center | Hosted by Columbus Chamber of Commerce

The Tour is hosted by Commissioner Tim Echols and produced by AdVentures LLC, a private company, working in partnership with local government and advocacy groups to produce non‐profit and educational events with a social purpose. The mission of the Alternative Fueled Vehicle Roadshow is to serve the alternative energy economy, by advancing ideas about propane, natural gas, biofuels and electric vehicles—all which drive the transportation industry forward.

For more information, visit www.AFVRoadshow.com

Register Now!

 


Clean Cities-Georgia Lunch & Learn Series

Date: Coming Soon!

Time: 11a - 1p

Location: Locations coming soon.

About the Event: Clean Cities-Atlanta presents a Lunch & Learn Series featuring Speakers educating on alternative fuels, technologies, policies, and new advancements. This event is open to Members and NonMembers. The lunches  feature presentations from current real world operators of alternative fuels.

 



The Annual Georgia Environmental Conference

Date: August 20-22, 2014

Location: Jekyll Island Convention Center | Jekyll Island, GA

Cost: $350 Early Bird/ $425 Regular

About the Event: Clean Cities-Georgia is a Sponsor at the 9th Annual Georgia Environmental Conference. The conference is the state's largest and most comprehensive educational opportunity and will be attended by an estimated 600+ State, Local, and Federal Government Officials, Business and Industry Leaders, Attorneys, Consultants, Engineers, Developers, Land Owners, Architects, Agribusiness Leaders, Energy Experts, Water Planning Districts, Universities, Public Health Officials, Solid Waste and Recycling Experts, and many others with a strong interest in Georgia's Environmental Programs.

Over the three-day period, this Conference will host an elite group of environmental professionals seeking to exchange knowledge and share ideas around environmental concerns in Georgia. The curriculum, designed and developed by our Steering Committee, offers over 50 unique courses, allowing Attendees to design their own personalized curriculum by selecting nine educational courses while receiving approved Continuing Education credits. With the combined efforts of the state's leading environmental organizations, the Georgia Environmental Conference has proven to be a valued educational supplement focused on Sustaining the Future for the People of Georgia(TM).

To learn more, please visit the Georgia Environmental Conference Website.

 


ADVANCING THE CHOICE 2014

Date: September 2014

Time: TBD

Location: TBD

About the Event: The Fleets & Alternative Fuels Workshop is a one-day event focused on providing public and private fleets with valuable information regarding the use of alternative fuels. This Workshop will include presentations from Government and Industry leaders, highlighting cost saving measures, case studies of fleets that currently use alternative fuels, and information regarding the use of natural gas, propane (autogas), and biodiesel for fleets. An estimated 75 - 100 public and private fleet professionals, alternative fuel industry leaders, and regulatory representatives are expected to attend this event. Sponsor & Exhibitor displays will be featured throughout the day.



National Drive Electric Week (formerly Plug-In Day) 2014

Date: September 15-21, 2014

Location: Atlantic Station in Atlanta, GA

About the Event: National Drive Electric Week, September 15-21, 2014, is a nationwide celebration to heighten awareness of today's widespread availability of plug-in vehicles and highlight the benefits of all-electric and plug-in hybrid-electric cars, trucks, motorcycles, and more. They are fun to drive, are less expensive and more convenient to fuel than gasoline vehicles, are better for the environment, promote local jobs, and reduce our dependence on foreign oil.

Started in 2011 as National Plug In Day with the simple idea to hold simultaneous events across the country on the same day, by popular demand we are expanding to an entire week of events and changing the name to emphasize the thing we all want to do: drive electric. We expect National Drive Electric Week 2014 will again grow to include more events in more cities with more drivers reaching out to share the many advantages of driving electric with the public.

For more information: www.DriveElectricWeek.org

 

 


AFV Odyssey Day

Date: October 17, 2014

Time: TBD

Location: TBD

Cost: No Cost to Attend

About the Event: With Incredible success, National AFV Day Odyssey continues to be the nation's largest alternative fuel and advanced technology vehicle event. Join us in October as the journey continues.The mission of the National Alternative Fuels Training Consortium (NAFTC) is to educate the nation about alternative fuel and advanced technology vehicles. Through National AFV Day Odyssey millions of individuals have become aware of the difference alternative fuel and advanced technology vehicles can make in our nation's energy security and quest for cleaner air

The 2014 AFV Odyssey plans to welcome alternative fuel vehicle displays, student projects, and industry experts sharing available, local AFV options and information regarding local refueling locations. The goals of this event are to heighten awareness and enthusiasm for AFVs and advanced technology vehicles, strengthen partnerships among industry related organizations, establish the role of the MAFTC and USDOE/Clean Cities Program, and our partners and sponsors as leaders in the AVF industry, and support Odyssey Events at the National and Local Levels - Odyssey will again be the largest one-day event promoting the use of alternative fuels and energy-efficient vehicles.

 


Early Bird Registration Now Open!

- Registration Starts as Low as $100 -
Join us October 22-24 at the Raleigh Convention Center to learn how clean transportation is...

Driving the New Economy!
Not a Sponsor or Exhibitor Yet?

Don't Miss This Opportunity, Join...

ABM Electrical, Advanced Energy, Amerigas, ANGI, Alliance Autogas, Capital Ford, CleanFUEL USA, Cummins Wesport, Duke Energy, Fuji Electrical Corp., ICOM, Jones-Frank, National Biodiesel Board, NCDENR Division of Air Quality, North Carolina Sustainable Energy Association, Fuels Fix, NC Propane Gas Association, Nuovo Energy Solutions, ROUSH CleanTech, Renewable Energy Group, Piedmont Natural Gas, Polaris, PSNC Energy, Sierra Monitor, VIA Motors, Volvo Group North America and Waste Management

Visit the website for full sponsorship and exhibiting details!
Learn, network and hear from national leaders such as...
Joe Thompson, President ROUSH CleanTech; 
Joe Jobe, CEO National Biodiesel Board and many more !
Special Thanks to Our Gold and Platinum Sponsors:

We hope to hear from you soon!
Conference Host-NC Solar Center/NC State University
Planning Committee- Centralina Clean Fuels Coalition, East Tennessee Clean Fuels, Georgia Clean Cities, Kentucky Clean Fuels Coalition, Land of Sky Clean Vehicles Coalition, Palmetto State Clean Fuels, Triangle Clean Cities & Virginia Clean Cities
With Support from the U.S. Department of Energy.


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